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Patriots Hall of Fame quarterback passes away at age 87


He was a Patriots Hall-of-Famer and member of the 1960s All-Decade Team, he became one of the icons of the franchise when it was first created in 1960. Parilli was the SEC Player of the Year in 1950, when he finished fourth in the voting for the Heisman Trophy. He was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in 1952 and spent the 1950s playing for the Packers, Cleveland Browns and Ottawa Rough Riders of the Canadian Football League. Read More »

Zaheer Khan to get 150-day contract


Shastri is in London and will meet the CoA right after touching down in Mumbai. The committee confirmed Shastri as head coach but said the "appointments of other consultants will be decided by the committee in consultation with the head coach". Read More »

Ryan Lochte cleared of all charges in Olympics Rio scandal


Lochte's interview with NBC, in which he claimed he and three other members of the USA swim team had been robbed at gunpoint in Rio, did not constitute a false report, the court decided. "It has been a long year, but in the end, justice prevailed", Ryan's lawyer Jeff Ostrow said in a statement. Authorities indicated that his entire story was a fabrication, citing surveillance footage that allegedly shows a drunken Lochte vandalizing the bathroom of a Shell gas station. Read More »

Rajon Rondo meeting with Pelicans


Rondo reportedly met with the New Orleans Pelicans Thursday to discuss possibly signing a one-year deal. One of the best point guards still available is Rajon Rondo , but that might not be for much longer. Holiday re-signed with the Pelicans for $126 million over five years and said he would be willing to play away from the ball. After that, the Bulls waived Rondo to save about $10 million of the $13.4 million he would have made next season. Read More »

Auto racing notebook: Truex gets New Hampshire pole after Larson fails inspection


Putting him in the Toyota previous year led to immediate returns for Furniture Row and it has carried over into this season. This season, Burton holds an average finish of 2.9 with four wins. "I think if you get too uptight, you can kind of hurt yourself by overthinking everything", Burton said. "I've had probably 10 theories since [FRR] has joined us and none of them are true, so I'm done with theories. Read More »

Ducks dismiss star Darren Carrington from program following DUII arrest


He was later charged on a misdemeanor count of driving under the influence of intoxicants and was cited for careless driving and improper left turn, according to McLaughlin. In 2015, Carrington was named to the second-team All-Pac-12 with a career-high 609 receiving yards and six touchdowns. However, Carrington seemed to have a nose for trouble. Read More »

Federer Happy With Form Ahead Of Wimbledon Semi-Final


Croatia's Marin Cilic will be his opponent after he reached his first Wimbledon final with a four-set win over Sam Querrey of the United States. He surprised everyone when he won the Australian Open earlier this year, his fifth title there. Federer , who skipped the French Open this year to give his body time to recover before the grass court season hoped Murray and Djokovic would not live to regret battling through the pain barrier. Read More »

Venus goes past Konta - to face Muguruza in Wimbledon Finals


Her younger sister Serena is pregnant with her first child and will miss the last three Grand Slams of the year. "If somebody told me before the tournament I'd to be in semi-final, I for sure would take it", she said. The former world number one would carry that momentum through the rest of the match, finding big second serves and aiming at the body to restrict Konta to just 13 points on the return as her forehand in particular leaked errors . Read More »

Fabio Aru Takes the Tour's Yellow Jersey


Bardet now sits 3rd overall, just 25 seconds behind Aru, and has a great chance to make it a Tour to remember for the French. At 101 kilometres (63 miles), the stage from Saint-Girons was the shortest of the race, barring the two time-trials. Read More »

England's late comeback frustrated on better day for South Africa


The 34-year-old reached the milestone when he took the wicket of Dean Elgar on the opening day of the second Test against South Africa at Trent Bridge. However awful South Africa were at Lord's, they have their captain back now and they certainly won't want to repeat such a chastening experience. Bairstow, who trained with the England coach Bruce French and Nottinghamshire's Chris Read before this Test, said: "I'd not kept for six weeks before the series". Read More »

Jashon Robertson named to Outland Trophy watch list


Texas. As a freshman in 2015, Williams was named a first-team freshman All-American by the Football Writers Association of America, USA Today and ESPN . The list for the Outland award will be cut down to about six or seven names on November 15, six days before three finalists are named by the Football Writers Association of America. Read More »

N Srinivasan and Niranjan Shah could face Supreme Court wrath


The CoA's latest status report has blamed them for a consensus not being reached among BCCI members on implementing the Lodha Committee's recommendations. With that, the proceedings of contempt, perjury and criminal have been dropped against Thakur. Vinod Rai, who is head of the COA, earlier, told PTI that Limaye will hold his position till July 14, when the Supreme Court reopens, after which he will have to step down for his new assignment at the National Stock Exchange (NSE). Read More »

Wimbledon: Bopanna-Dabrowski duo crashes out of mixed doubles


Rohan Bopanna and Gabriela Dabrowski went down fighting to Henri Kontinen and Heather Watson in the mixed doubles quarterfinals, bringing an end to India's challenge at the Wimbledon , here. Bopanna and Dabrowski had last month won the mixed doubles title at the French Open after beating Anna-Lena Groenefeld of Germany and Robert Farah of Colombia 2-6, 6-2, 12-10 in the summit clash. Read More »

Chelsea finalising €31m deal for Real Madrid's Danilo


We will not be the ones who put a price on a Real Madrid player. Two key pieces from Chelsea's Premier League winning campaign a season ago are missing from the club's preseason tour in Asia. The final fee is expected to be in the region of €31m, the same fee Madrid paid to sign Danilo from FC Porto in 2015. Speaking ahead of the LA Galaxy game in his first press conference since the Europa League final against Ajax, Mourinho commented on Morata and the current situation. Read More »

Michael Pineda has torn elbow, seems headed for Tommy John


The 28-year-old has been able to repeat that success in 2017 with 92 strikeouts in 96.1 innings, and he's also dropped his ERA from 4.82 to 4.39. Pineda has already seen his career stalled once by a shoulder injury in 2012, the year he arrived in NY in a trade from the Mariners . Read More »

Michelle Wie is out, and there goes US Women's Open buzz

Play was suspended at 21:29 BST because of lightning at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster , New Jersey. Former Open victor Cristie Kerr, who played with back spasms, and Megan Khang were the best United States finishers at 69. She won the major LPGA Championship in 2012 for the first of her seven LPGA Tour titles. "You know, I thought about it", she said when asked why she plays so well in this event. Read More »

Lazio Rapidly Closing On Wrapping Up Lucas Leiva Deal


Due to his Italian decadency, Lucas holds an Italian passport will make the task of signing the Brazilian much easier for the Italian side. Lazio captain Lucas Biglia is on the verge of joining AC Milan . Lucas has struggled to secure regular playing time in recent season and Jurgen Klopp has admitted he would not guarantee minutes for the 30-year-old in the up coming campaign. Read More »

Tim Tebow hits first career walk-off home run

Lucie Mets to a dramatic 5-4 comeback victory on Thursday night over the Tortugas. The numbers are drastic improvements over his time in Low-A with the Columbia Fireflies , where he was hitting only.220 before his promotion. Thursday's game, Tebow's 16th with St. Lucie, had the 29-year-old left hander starting as designated pitcher. The former University of Florida quarterback did not play his senior year in order to focus on football. Read More »

Real Madrid sign Dani Ceballos: Midfielder give six-year contract


Ceballos, 20, has become one of the most coveted players across Europe, having helped Spain reach the European Under-21 Championship final in Poland and winning the player of the tournament award. Since then there has been much talk and other clubs - including Barcelona , Atlético and Juventus - have all thrown their hats into the ring to sign the promising youngster. Read More »

Sebastian Vettel: 'Ferrari can improve in qualifying'


The shield is a wraparound windscreen that is created to protect drivers from debris striking their helmet if a rival has a failure or an accident occurs in front of them - the rear suspension failure of Rubens Barrichello in 2009 being one of the main influences after a spring came loose and struck Felipe Massa with near disastrous consequences . Read More »

Celtic draw Dundalk or Rosenborg in Champions League qualification


On 23rd June, Celtic released a statement saying: "No tickets will be available for Celtic supporters for the match". A large security operation is expected to be in place across the city for the event. Rodgers, from Carnlough in Co Antrim, said it was particularly sad for him coming back to "a new Northern Ireland" without being able to guarantee the safety of fans. Read More »

Jonathon Simmons signs three-year deal with Orlando


Simmons and the Magic finalized an agreement Friday. As an undrafted free agent out of the University of Houston, Simmons paid for a tryout with the Spurs and made the D-League team before being called up to the main roster less than a year later. Read More »

Chiefs will likely face Ezekiel Elliot despite rumored suspension


There were no charges filed for the 2016 incident in which Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott was accused of allegedly beating a woman with whom he had a sexual relationship. Undrafted free agent Jahad Thomas from Temple was also added to the roster following this year's NFL Draft. She was identified as his girlfriend at that time and alleged that Elliott attacked her while they were sitting in her vehicle. Read More »

Vikings Floyd suspended first 4 games


Floyd was arrested for extreme DUI past year, and violated the terms of his house arrest and was sentenced to an extra day in jail . On Friday, Michael Floyd was suspended four games for violating the NFL's substances of abuse policy. Read More »

Wells Fargo $5.8 billion profit tops predictions, but revenue falls shy


About 7.67M shares traded. At present, the Gross Margin for Wells Fargo & Company WFC Money Center Banks is moving around at *TBA alongside a Profit Margin of 37.00%. BidaskClub raised shares of Wells Fargo & Company from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Thursday, June 29th. Therefore 42% are positive. Read More »

Dow Jones Closes at Record High, Notches All-Time Intraday High

The benchmark index climbed 123.07 points, or 0.6%, to 21,532.14. The Nasdaq Composite . IXIC was up 11.84 points, or 0.19 percent, at 6,286.28. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is one of several indices created by Wall Street Journal editor and Dow Jones & Company co-founder Charles Dow. Read More »